Lucy Cogswell graduated from the University of Cambridge in 1994 in Medical Sciences and Biological Anthropology. She then continued her studies in clinical medicine at the University of Oxford, graduating in 1997.
She trained in Plastic Surgery in Oxford, Salisbury and Stoke Mandeville, winning the McGregor medal in the FRCS Plast examination.
She initially worked as a Consultant Hand Surgeon in Bristol, moving to the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in 2009.
Miss Cogswell’s main interest is hand surgery. She has undertaken fellowships in hand surgery at the Institut de la Main, Paris, and at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre.
She has published and lectured on hand surgery and plastic surgery in French and English.